Alaska Airlines will fly to Havana, Cuba, beginning Jan. 5, 2017

Alaska Airlines will fly to Havana, Cuba, beginning Jan. 5, 2017

SEATTLE — Alaska Airlines will launch historic new flying to Havana, Cuba on Jan. 5, 2017. The daily nonstop flight from Los Angeles is among the first regularly scheduled commercial flights to the island country in more than 50 years, and is the only nonstop flight...
Santa Maria airport recruits possible new airline from Hawaii

Santa Maria airport recruits possible new airline from Hawaii

Santa Maria Public Airport officials are in the process of recruiting new airlines. Just four weeks ago, United Airlines announced it will stop service in October in Santa Maria after a decrease in passengers. Allegiant Airlines is the only other option, and only...
PenAir staff on the ground in Klamath Falls

PenAir staff on the ground in Klamath Falls

PenAir staff on the ground in Klamath Falls PenAir’s Regional Manager Northwest Jonathon Peltz and Customer Service Manager Chris Lehrbach were in the terminal of the Crater Lake-Klamath Regional Airport Thursday making preparations for Day One of the aircraft flights...
The Global Infrastructure Boom

The Global Infrastructure Boom

http://jetchico.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/The-Global-Infrastructure-Boom.mp3 The next 20 years will see an unprecedented global investment in infrastructure. Two primary factors will fuel this boom: The aging of the infrastructure in the developed world. Economic...
SeaPort Airlines Ceases Operations

SeaPort Airlines Ceases Operations

Oregon-based regional carrier SeaPort Airlines ceased operations on Tuesday. The move came 7-and-a-half months after SeaPort filed a Chapter 11 petition with the U.S. bankruptcy court in Oregon, citing the pilot shortage that has afflicted regional carriers nationwide...
New, larger terminal for Sonoma County Airport slated for 2019

New, larger terminal for Sonoma County Airport slated for 2019

A backpack on his shoulders and sandals on his feet, Healdsburg sculptor T Barney was waiting for his luggage to arrive Wednesday at the Charles M. Schulz-Sonoma County Airport, with only a few dozen other travelers on hand. Barney, who flies out of the local airport...
Santa Rosa–Mexico direct flights a ‘near-term goal’

Santa Rosa–Mexico direct flights a ‘near-term goal’

In conjunction with a first-ever visit to the annual Sonoma County air show by a Mexican dignitary, airport officials announced a near-term goal for direct flights between Sonoma County and Mexico. “I think our prospects for service to Mexico from Sonoma County are...
The Next Jet Chico Meeting is Thursday September 8th

The Next Jet Chico Meeting is Thursday September 8th

Our next meeting for Jet Chico Date: Thursday Sept. 8, 2016 Time: 6:00 PM Location: 6237 Cohasset Rd., Chico, CA 95973 The Agenda Includes… a review of the air terminal building elevations and architectural drawings. Also, we will be beginning a discussion on...
Chico Airport Conceptual Floor Plan from Aug Meeting

Chico Airport Conceptual Floor Plan from Aug Meeting

For those who couldn’t attend, the group discussed the conceptual floor plan for an enlarged air terminal that could accommodate regional jets. Attached is that floor plan as a PDF. Please review and e-mail me your comments in the next week so that I may gather...
August 11 Meeting Notes

August 11 Meeting Notes

Norm Rosene overview: We had a few more people, with some different ideas. As far as the building design goes: A question was asked whether a separate room was required for nursing mothers. Sherry the Airport Manager is concerned whether the “baggage make-up...